Tag Archive: Weekend

Provincial Weekend – Haikus

On Saturday night, during supper, everyone was challenged to evaluate the weekend by choosing their best memories of the weekend and then writing them up in a haiku (a short, Japanese poem format… Continue reading

Provincial Weekend in Shrewsbury – 6 to 8 October 2017

Haiku challenge in Shrewsbury What do Percy Thrower, Charles Darwin, Wellington’s second-in-command, Clive of India, Wilfrid Owen and Scrobbisbyrig all have in common? Well, all were answers in the quiz about Shrewsbury which… Continue reading

Dublin visit (highlights)

Mansfield Circle visited Dublin between Saturday 20th and Tuesday 23rd May. Here are the two Presidents exchanging gifts at the Dublin Circle meeting on Monday evening, 22nd May. We visited some lovely places… Continue reading

Circle Visit to Leeds, Part 3 – Monday 9th January 2017

It was raining on Monday morning but that hadn’t dampened anyone’s spirits since we had two dry days to do most of the things we wanted to do. Since some places had been… Continue reading

Circle visit to Leeds, Part 2 – Sunday 8th January 2017

Sunday morning dawned clear but cloudy – still no sign of rain! Breakfast was in the restaurant this morning, rather than in our private room and everyone tucked in to a great mixture… Continue reading

Circle Visit to Leeds, Part 1 – Saturday 7th January 2017

Our weekend began on a rather murky Saturday morning as 12 of the group headed to the National Coal Mining Museum for England, in Overton near Wakefield. After a warming coffee and a… Continue reading

Province 15 Provincial Weekend in Lincoln: 23-25 September 2016

Peter and Julie Crowe, along with Karol and Angela Grabowski made up the Mansfield contingent at the recent Provincial Weekend in Lincoln. It is the second time we have visited as a Province… Continue reading

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